Doris Louise Ring

Doris Louise Ring, passed away peacefully on Easter morning, April 16, 2017. She was 98 years old. Doris was born the daughter of David and Ethel Simpson in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on Aug. 18, 1918. She graduated from high school in 1936 in Randolph, Neb. She attended Nebraska State Teachers College in Kearney, Neb. Following graduation, she taught school in […]

Wildcats In Tourney

GUTHRIE— Ponca City will be participating in the Guthrie Baseball Tournament beginning today.The Wildcats have two games scheduled today in the tourna… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Michael Ray Phillips

BLACKWELL — Michael Ray “Mickey” Phillips, died Tuesday morning, April 18, 2017, at his home in Blackwell, at the age of 76 years. Mickey was born on Aug. 23, 1940, in Guthrie, the son of Max Owen and Donna Mae Rucker Phillips. As a young boy he moved with his family to Blackwell where he grew and graduated from Blackwell High […]

Frances M. Waddell

Frances M. Waddell, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017, in Ponca City. She was 80 years of age. She was born on March 9, 1937 in Tucson, Ariz., the daughter of John Wilbur Belcher and Helen Mae Shaw Belcher. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, April 22, at Grace Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Don Stanton officiating. […]

Funerals 2017-04-20

Friday Mary Frances Elenburg — A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. at Trout Funeral Home Chapel. Evelyn T. Rogers Miller — A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. at First Christian Church of Newkirk. Burial will follow in Springside Cemetery of Arkansas City, Kan. under the direction of Rindt-Erdman Funeral Home of Arkansas City. Billy Dean Summitt […]


The proceeds from the Our Home video about growing up in the American Legion Children’s Home will not be going to Marland Children’s Home, according t… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


A scheduled appearance on April 25 by Ree Drummond for a book signing at Brace Books and More has been postponed to a later date.

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